Monthly Archive for: ‘July, 2014’

Garden Therapy Free Printable Or Downloadable Calendar August You Can Can

August Calendar: Can You Can? Yes, You Can!

I’m not sure if it’s the heat or the late nights spent canning but I’m feeling a little silly. I’m making puns about canning and humming along with the distinctive “ping” of snap lids as they seal away garden goodies picked at the peak of freshness. The Can Can has become my latest earworm (which isn’t as icky as it sounds although …

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Garden Therapy’s Most Amazing Canning Recipes

It’s that time of year again. The time where you think, “Hey, I should buy a truckload of fruit and make some jam.”. I hear you; I’m right there with you. As I sit here writing I have cases of peaches awaiting their fate as the best ever Peach Brandy Preserves. Then the figs will come in silver bowls delivered …

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Wood Burned Spoon Plant Markers Project Instructions

Decorative Wood Plant Markers

There are so many plant markers out there in the world. Heck, there are so many plant markers on Garden Therapy (like these, and these, and these ones are just so cute!). Why so many? Well, they are a fun rainy-day craft that adds a bit of personality to the garden. Oh, and they help you remember what you planted! These wood plant …

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Soothing Ways to Use Lavender in Crafts, Recipes and More

Love lavender? Me too! And growing it in my garden means I have found plenty of ways to use lavender in my home. I grow a variety of plants and harvest them yearly. I keep the dried flower buds in a large jar in my kitchen and another in my craft room. Some of the ways to use lavender is in culinary …

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DIY Dog Cookies That Will Drive Dogs CRAZY Full Recipe

The Homemade Dog Cookies That Make Dogs Go Squirrely

You know who deserves a treat? The garden protectors. Well, they may also be the garden destroyers at times–digging holes, burying bones, trampling plants, and eating the snow peas–but they are pretty darn good at keeping critters from running amok.  So how do I thank them? First I bark “hey you two, quit all that barking,” and then I (sheepishly) realize …

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Tropical Citrus Lip Gloss Recipe

Pucker Up With This Tropical Citrus Lip Gloss Recipe

This citrus lip gloss is anything but sour, but it will surely make you pucker up those kissable lips! This all-natural recipe is a result of my lip balm experimentation with different oils. While some balms are rich and buttery, this one turned out super shiny on my lips and I couldn’t love it more. I added bright citrus essential …

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